In this Real News Network interview, Professor Ilan Pappe discusses how Israel’s nuclear secrets agency hid documents about the expulsions of Palestinians in 1948. He believes it is part of an effort to eliminate the Palestinian narrative. You can see and hear the interview here.
Israeli journalist Hagar Shezaf discovered and published on the effort to hide the documents in the Israeli newspaper Haaretz. Professor Pappe wrote about the efforts to “erase” everything Palestinian in the Electronic Intifada. Professor Pappe pointed out that Lisa Goldman published about the re-classification of de-classified historical documents in 2016.